transcytosis

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transcytosis 

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schematic of transcytosis

PHYSIOLOGY

Definition A type of caveolae-mediated vesicular trafficking, in which caveolae transport proteins from the luminal side of an endothelial cell to the interstitial compartment for subsequent uptake by surrounding tissue. 

Reference http://pharmrev.aspetjournals.org/content/54/3/431/F6.expansion.html  

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